For details and recent work, see the current vita.


  • Ackermann, E., Bromley, D. N., DeMaso, D. R., Gibson, S. F. F., Gonzalez-Heydrich, J., Karlin, J. G., Marks, J., Shen, C., Strohecker, C. Method and system for displaying icons representing information items stored in a database. Filed 22 June 1998; issued 3 April 2001 [Experience Journals: Children's Hospital, Boston / MERL #1180, US #6,211,876]
  • Strohecker, C., Barros, B. System for designing graphical multi-participant environments. Filed 6 March 1998; issued 8 August 2000 [WayMaker: MERL #1154, US #6,100,896]
  • Ackermann, E., Strohecker, C., Agarwala, A. Systems and methods for constructive-dialogic learning. Filed 23 December 1997; issued 22 August 2000 [Magix: MERL #1133, US #6,106,299]; Continuation filed 8 February 1999; issued 15 October 2002 [Magix: MERL #1203, US #6,464,501]

Application filed

  • Strohecker, C., Slaughter, A. H. Method for designing characters and simulating dancing. Filed US 16 August 2000 [Zyklodeon: MERL #1289].

Provisionals filed

  • Taylor, A., Foley-Fisher, Z., Strohecker, C. Intermodal dynamic typography system. Filed US November 2004 [Polymorphic Letters: MLE].
  • Donovan, B., Strohecker, C., Lewis, S. Method and apparatus for displaying time-constrained activities. Filed US October 2004 [Amble Time: MLE].
  • Donovan, B., Wood, A., Davenport, G., Strohecker, C. Method and apparatus for providing information based on location and environmental data. Filed US October 2004 [Nature Trailer: MLE].
  • Strohecker, C., Rasmussen, R., Foley-Fisher, Z., Karau, M., O'Hanlon, B., Cader, R., Cherubini, M. Method and device for detecting toxic components in an environment. Filed UK 6 October 2003 [Smoke Rings: MLE].


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